General enquiries

The department's main switchboard can transfer your call to a specific business unit or area:

Tel: 03 8684 0000
Tel: 1300 365 111 (for regional callers)

Use the National Relay Service

The National Relay Service (External link) is available as a phone solution for people who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment. It's available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week Australia-wide. All calls are confidential.

Postal address

Department of Justice and Community Safety
GPO Box 4356
Melbourne VIC 3001

Contact by email

To make contact via email, please find the relevant business area or agency below

Media enquiries

For media enquiries and media releases, call 1300 481 978 (External link).

Careers enquiries

For various career opportunities with the department, please see our Careers page

Accounts payable

To ensure timely processing, suppliers are required to prepare and submit invoices following our requirements for invoicing the department

Justice service locations

There are many ways in which Justice service centres and regional offices across Victoria can help you. The centres are one-stop shops for the local delivery of a range of services.

View all Justice service locations

Justices of the Peace

Find a Document signing station or an individual JP available by appointment.

Other key contacts


Appeal Costs Board


Asset Confiscation Operations


Community Safety Building Authority (CSBA)


Coronial Council of Victoria


Crime Statistics Agency


Emergency Management Commissioner


Fines Victoria


Firearms Appeals Committee


Freedom of Information Unit


Honorary Justice Services Support


Information Privacy Unit


Invoice Management Team


Judicial Entitlements Panel


Justice Assurance and Review Office - Independent Prison Visitors Scheme


Justice Assurance and Review Office (JARO)


Justice Health


Koori Justice Unit


Liquor Control Advisory Council


Liquor Control Victoria (LCV)


Responsible Gambling Ministerial Advisory Council


Sheriff's Office Victoria


Victims Support Agency


Youth Justice